Yoruba Folktales

Yoruba Folktales

by Amos Tutuola
     
 

The author ranks as one of the foremost living traditional African storytellers - as recognised by the acclaim of his first book, The Palmvine Drinkard. This book includes seven folktales especially for young adults, but of universal appeal. Beautiful black and white ink drawings illustrate the tales whose cast of characters include humans, a goddess, an elephant… See more details below

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The author ranks as one of the foremost living traditional African storytellers - as recognised by the acclaim of his first book, The Palmvine Drinkard. This book includes seven folktales especially for young adults, but of universal appeal. Beautiful black and white ink drawings illustrate the tales whose cast of characters include humans, a goddess, an elephant woman, a boa constrictor and a shell-man.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789781211867
Publisher:
African Books Collective Limited
Publication date:
09/05/2000
Pages:
68
Sales rank:
481,957
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.14(d)

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